State Fair Food Vendors Set Up Stands Throughout Minnesota And WisconsinWhen COVID-19 forced the cancelation of the Great Minnesota Get Together, food vendors cooked up a creative way to get the corn dogs and curds to their patrons.
Vendors, Workers Face Great Losses Due To Cancellation Of Minnesota State FairThe woman behind the big yellow cookie buckets has the most to lose as the fair's top vendor. Grossing roughly $4.7 million in 2018.
'The Greatest Good For The Greatest Number Of People': State Fair Vendors Understand Cancellation DecisionAll around the state, people look forward to the end of summer for the Great Minnesota Get-Together. But this August, the state fairgrounds will be deserted.
'It's The Only Decision': Minnesota State Fair Canceled For 2020 Due To COVID-19 PandemicThe last time the fair was canceled was back in 1946, due to the polio pandemic. And it was reportedly canceled only four times before that.
Cancellation Of State Fair Leaves Many Minnesotans DespairingAcross social media, people registered their feelings about what feels like the last straw for an utterly broken summer.
Faribault Woman's Stand Offers State Fair Favorite Pronto Pups, Cotton Candy This SummerKathy Heise has been making cotton candy and Pronto Pups at the end of her driveway for five weeks now and plans to stay open until a fair or festival actually opens.
State Fair To Make Decision About 2020 Edition On Friday, Report SaysIt's without question the largest single gathering in the state, and in fact is among the most well-attended state fairs nationwide, with annual attendance tallies lately surpassing 2 million.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: State Fair Responds To Fake Posts About Cancellation"We have been made aware of posts circulating throughout social media that are disseminating rumors & false information," the Minnesota State Fair's Twitter account posted.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: State Fair Vendors Brace For Possible CancellationThe status of the 2020 Minnesota State Fair is still up in the air due to the threat of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Planning, Preparations Continue For 2020 MN State Fair Despite UncertaintiesWith all of the cancellations lately due to COVID-19, Minnesotans might be wondering if the 2020 Great Minnesota Get-Together is still going to happen at the end of August.
Miranda Lambert, NF Announced For 2020 State Fair GrandstandOther Grandstand shows already announced prior to this week include The Doobie Brothers, Tim McGraw, and Darci Lynne featuring special guest Okee Dokee Brothers.
Tim McGraw To Play Minn. State Fair Grandstand On Sept. 1Tim McGraw will perform at the Minnesota State Fair’s 2020 Grandstand Concert Series this summer.
Minnesota State Fair's Board Approves Nearly $10 Million In Upgrades, Installation Of Metal DetectorsThe Minnesota State Fairgrounds will get nearly $10 million in upgrades prior to the 2020 Great Minnesota Get-Together, the fair's board announced Sunday.
Doobie Brothers To Perform At Minnesota State FairThe Doobie Brothers will make an appearance at the 2020 Minnesota State Fair as part of their 50th Anniversary Tour.
St. Paul Bar & Grill O'Gara's Closing, To Remain At State Fair